Toy Story/Requiem for a Dream mashup trailer vid

Another genius film-trailer remix: Requiem for a Dream meets Toy Story 2. This one is also amazingly well-put-together (though less frightening than yesterday's Scary Mary Mary Poppins mash). Link (Thanks, Melisslissliss!)

Update: Ryan sez, "That music playing in the Toy Story 2/Requiem Trailer is a remix of a song from independent Canadian artist, After 40 years, Sony retires Betamax ps4-beschizza

You’d be forgiven for thinking the videocassette format long-dead, but it turns out that Betamax is still around. Sony is finally going to withdraw tapes from sale, bringing a 40-year story to an end. The last recorders were sold in 2002. ベータビデオカセットおよびマイクロMVカセットテープ出荷終了のお知らせ [Sony; via The Verge]


In leaked document, Comcast admits data caps are not about congestion

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